Great Expectorations And How To Avoid A Coughing Catastrophe

At the recent Conservative Party Conference Prime Minister Theresa May gave her keynote speech to what you would be forgiven for thinking should be her most loyal supporters. However, the content of what she said was totally lost as the reporting of it was focused entirely on her failure to give the perfect delivery. The main cause of her difficulty, described by ‘The Guardian’ as “Great Expectorations”, was a prolonged coughing fit.
At the time this was going on I was totally unaware, busy working in clinic, but just a couple of hours beforehand I had been treating someone who was worried about succumbing to exactly that same problem…

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